Pedro Ponce is the author of Stories After Goya (Tree Light Books), Alien Autopsy (Cow Heavy Books), and Superstitions of Apartment Life (Burnside Review Press). His fiction has appeared in Ploughshares, Alaska Quarterly Review, Gigantic, PANK, Copper Nickel and other journals; his work has also been featured in the anthologies New Micro: Exceptionally Short Fiction (W. W. Norton) and Boundaries Without: The Calumet Editions 2017 Anthology of Speculative Fiction (Calumet Editions). He has an M.A. in fiction from The Johns Hopkins University Writing Seminars, an M.F.A. in fiction from Western Michigan University, and a Ph.D. in English from the University of Denver. His research interests include narrative theory, conspiracy theory, and contemporary modes of the fantastic. A 2012 National Endowment for the Arts fellow in creative writing, Pedro teaches fiction writing and literary studies at St. Lawrence University.
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St. Lawrence University
Areas of Expertise
I'm available to conduct writing workshops and deliver lectures on creative writing, creative writing pedagogy, literary theory (narrative theory in particular), and contemporary fantastic and/or dystopian fiction. As former director of a Mellon grant in health humanities, I can also speak to faculty interested in the intersections of the humanities, the arts, and medicine.
Creative Writing, Narrative Theory, Health Humanities